January 28, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Red Brick Court House Damaged by Heavy Snow (Photos)

Montgomery County officials are overseeing building repairs at the Red Brick Courthouse, 29 Courthouse Square, in the city of Rockville, after some pieces of the historic building fell to the ground from the weight of heavy snow earlier this week. General Services Director David Dise said crews shoveling sidewalks in the area heard a giant […]

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February 2, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Tree on House, Scaffolding in Roadway: Wind Calls Keep First Responders Busy

High winds brought trees down and sent scaffolding into the roadway across Montgomery County last night. Montgomery County firefighters and police were busy responding to a variety of calls from a tree on a house in Bethesda, to scaffolding in the roadway in Rockville to a tree down in Gaithersburg on North Summit Avenue near […]

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June 18, 2014 | Staff Writer

Window Washers Dangle from Fourth Story After Scaffolding Fails

There were some scary moments for two window washers on Wednesday afternoon after some scaffolding they were working on malfunctioned at a six-story building at 1801 Research Boulevard in Rockville on June 18. Fire and Rescue Spokesperson Pete Piringer reports on his Twitter account that when the scaffolding failed, the workers dangled on it about […]

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